International case studies Pearson qualifications around the world
Hear what our learners, teachers and Ministries of Education across the world have to say about Pearson's Edexcel, BTEC and LCCI qualifications.
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Beacon International College, Singapore
“BTEC has helped me to improve myself and it has given me the skills to prepare for the working world.” - Mai Linh, Student in BTEC Graphic Design at Beacon International College, Singapore.
“BTEC graduates have moved on to further their studies in various universities all around the world... we believe BTEC helps a lot in terms of student development and their ability to problem solve in the workplace.” - Ms Chua Sing Zhi, Director of Admissions, Beacon International College, Singapore.
Students, teachers and employers in India
"I must say that the students I have been interacting with of late, especially the Pearson BTEC students, are so work-ready" - Amy Billmonia, Ace Fashion Designer, Earth 21
"Their skill levels are as good and competitive as anyone else. One of the factors that has helped with there practical approach is the BTEC programmes which they are learning" - Rahul Mehta, President and Trustee, The Clothing Manufacturers Association of India (CMAI)
"The Pearson BTEC programme helps students connect with the fashion industry in India as well as abroad" - Reema Shah, Faculty, Fashion and Textiles, B.D. Somani Institute of Art, Fashion and Technology
Student success stories
Outstanding International BTEC Student of the Year 2015 - George Benson Lyimo
George left his home in Tanzania in 2012 to pursue a BTEC Extended Diploma in Business at Braeside High School in Nairobi. He gained a triple-starred distinction and is now studying for a degree in Business and Computing at Huddersfield University. Watch our video to hear his inspirational story.
Outstanding BTEC International Student 2014 - Konstantina Sardella, AMC College, Greece
Outstanding International BTEC Student 2014 award winner Konstantina Sardella talks about her experience studying a BTEC HND in Speech and Language Therapy at AMC College, Greece. Watch our video to hear her inspirational story.
Outstanding BTEC International Student 2014 - Tyron Zoutman, Northlink College, Cape Town, South Africa
Watch our video to find out how Tyron Zoutman, outstanding International BTEC Student 2013 award winner, achieves his education aspirations through studying a BTEC HND in Performing Arts at Northlink College, South Africa.
Highly Commended BTEC International Student 2013 - Darren Mifsud, MCAST IME, Malta
Darren Mifsud, outstanding International BTEC Student 2013 runner-up, explains how his BTEC programme at MCAST has equipped him with the practical skills in Mechanical Engineering to start his own business and go on to study a degree at university. Watch our video to find out more.
BTEC learner success story - Chucks Endurance
Chucks Jr. Endurance graduated from ROC van Amsterdam with a BTEC Level 3 National Diploma in 2010. During his BTEC education, he started his own business, sold it and used the proceeds to travel the world. He then progressed to study a university degree. Watch our video to learn more.